Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ADRB2 and obesity

ADRB2 [ENSP00000305372]

Adrenoceptor beta 2, surface; Beta-adrenergic receptors mediate the catecholamine- induced activation of adenylate cyclase through the action of G proteins. The beta-2-adrenergic receptor binds epinephrine with an approximately 30-fold greater affinity than it does norepinephrine; Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family. Adrenergic receptor subfamily. ADRB2 sub-subfamily.

Synonyms:  ADRB2,  ADRB2p,  hADRB2,  P07550,  Q9BYZ0 ...

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